Teaching Assistant to work with Excluded Students

  • Job Reference: 00055667-1
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: £10.00 to £12.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Vision for Education are urgently seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work with young people aged 12-16 years, that have been excluded from their mainstream schools. The ideal candidate will have an understanding or experience of young people or learners, who can display challenging and difficult behaviours. This specialist setting aims to provide an environment where young people can feel at ease and work through the obstacles that have got in the way of their mainstream education. You will be supporting young people in a range of subjects and excursions and the job is due to start in January 2021. It will be a long term and eventually permanent placement for the right person.  

To be considered for the role you must:

Be available for work 5 days a week, Monday-Friday.
Understand young people or learners who can display volatile behaviours
Be prepared to support in a range of lessons and weekly excursions
Have access to a car and be willing to travel for work.
Be versatile, flexible, confident and can adapt your support style to engage students with a wide range of special educational needs.
Have a positive, flexible, and upbeat mentality and a genuine interest in pursuing a career working with individuals who have special educational needs. 
About Vision for Education

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period)
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply

If you are an individual who can enthuse, motivate, and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Newcastle SEND team on (phone number removed).

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call